Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday April 15, 2016

Government Is Worse Than All Major Industries On Cyber Security

I know this may come as a shock but, a new report says that the U.S. federal, state and local government agencies all rank last on cyber security compared to every other major industry.

The analysis, from venture-backed security risk benchmarking startup SecurityScorecard, measured the relative security health of government and industries across 10 categories, including vulnerability to malware infections, exposure rates of passwords and susceptibility to social engineering, such as an employee using corporate account information on a public social network.